Category Archives: Things to Do

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Visit These Sanibel Island Parks On Your Next Trip

Sanibel Island parks provide some simple yet treasured family fun. They are ideal for some Florida birdwatching, and you’ll find all sorts of people, from relaxation-lovers to professional bicyclists.  There is so much to see all around Sanibel Island real estate. We cover all the top parks on Sanibel Island, from the acclaimed tourist-heavy spots to the quieter and often-missed parks... Read More »


Where to Find A Sweet Treat On Sanibel Island

Who doesn’t like a sweet pastry or a cup of ice cream? Indeed, dessert is the ultimate of all the Sanibel Island kid-friendly activities. While true, a sweet dessert is great for kids, the big secret in life is that dessert is amazing for all ages. There’s nothing a tasty sweet can’t make better for some added romance or a... Read More »


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Everything You Need to Know About the Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum

Behind every shell is a story. A story of a creature traveled. A story of a shell formed. A story to connect us to the natural world. This is the ethos behind the Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum, one of the most exceptional Sanibel Island museums for you to visit on your vacation. About the Shell Museum According to the official... Read More »


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Top 3 Kid-Friendly Activities in Sanibel Island

You don’t have to look far to find all sorts of exciting kid-friendly activities in Sanibel Island. From animal exhibits to shell museums, ice cream shops to the beach, we cover our three must-see activities for kids this season. Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife We have seen a renewed focus on nature, especially wildlife, in the last few years.... Read More »


The Sanibel Island Lighthouse and beach.

Top 10 Destinations on Sanibel Everyone Will Love

Sanibel Island, Florida, is the ultimate destination for your next family vacation. One of the hardest things about planning a family getaway is finding activities that everyone in your group will enjoy, but on Sanibel, you won’t have that problem! There are countless family-friendly activities in Sanibel, meaning there’s something to suit every interest.  From beaches to historical sites to... Read More »


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Where to Find the Best Fishing in Sanibel Island

Sanibel Island fishing is some of the very best in all of Florida. Avid fishers could spend weeks offshore on a boat. For families and novice fishers as well, fishing provides a great outdoor activity.  Everything You Need to Know Fishing in Sanibel Island at any point in the year is sure to yield a great catch. Year-round species include... Read More »


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The Best Ways to Spend the Holiday in Sanibel Island

For many, major holidays may be the only time they have enough vacation time from work to really getaway. While it may break from tradition to spend Thanksgiving or Christmas away from home, the holidays in Sanibel Island are festive and joyous. At Christmas time, there are many events and displays, and the weather in Sanibel at this time of... Read More »


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Experience the Exhilarating Slingshot Rentals on Sanibel Island

When searching for things to do on Sanibel Island, you never have to travel far to find something exhilarating. Even if you don’t have to travel far, why not have fun while doing it? Slingshot Rentals in Sanibel Island are the perfect way to have a blast traveling and doing whatever it is you love to do! For those unfamiliar... Read More »


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Tour Around Sanibel Island on the Best Boat and Watersport Rentals

Watersports in Sanibel Island are among the highest-rated activities in the area! There are a variety of different watersports to participate in and numerous companies to book with. Listed below are some of the best companies to book with as well as what to expect when you arrive. As a plus, all of these companies are located near prime Sanibel... Read More »


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Explore Sanibel and Take the Wildlife Refuge Tram Tour

On your next trip to Sanibel Island, you’ll be right near some of the best attractions in the area. But what if you’re looking specifically for family-friendly activities in Sanibel? Are there going to be enough attractions that you and your kids can all enjoy together? Don’t worry! Sanibel Island is full of family-friendly activities, no matter what you’re interested... Read More »